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If your computer is not up to date with up to date with reliable antivirus software, viruses and other malware can potentially invade your system through email, instant messages, downloads, and even by simply visiting some web pages.

These harmful programs may do serious and sometimes permanent damage to your computer and cause data to be lost forever. This includes programs, pictures, music, videos, and any other type of data that you might store on your computer.

With CA Anti-Virus, you can rest assured knowing you have a powerful antivirus application that will defend you against threats like viruses, worms, and Trojan horses.

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Main Features
»Provides support for up to 3 different PCs.
»Automatically scans incoming emails.
»Easily detects various types of viruses, worms, and Trojan horse programs.
»Proactive technology defends against unknown viruses.
»Effectively protects files, attachments, and downloads.
Other Features
Very Low System Overhead
The total install is a small 35 MB, and it uses very few system resources, so it won’t slow down your system. The install process itself is very quick. CA Anti-Virus 2008 runs efficiently and saves plenty of space compared to other antivirus products.

Easy to Use
The user-friendly interface makes it a breeze to use. Setting preferences and checking program status are easily carried out functions, making it simple to maintain a safe and secure PC.

Perpetual Protection
By setting your subscription to auto-renew, you can rest assured that your computer will remain protected and your software will be updated regularly to ensure maximum security.

Automatic Updates Delivered Daily
The most common reason that PC users become vulnerable to malicious attacks is because their signature files are out of date. With Ca Anti-Virus 2008, you’ll receive full daily updates to ensure you have the latest protection.

Automated Email Scanning
Feel free to use your email as normal and Ca Anti-Virus 2008 will automatically scan new messages and alert you if they contain any possible threat to your computer.

On-Demand and Scheduled Scanning
Easily execute a scan whenever you feel inclined to do so, or if you prefer you can schedule a scan for a later date and time to be performed automatically. You can also set regular scans to occur at intervals that you decide.

Real Time File Scanning
Whenever a file is opened, closed, or saved to your PC, CA Anti-Virus 2008 will scan them thoroughly (and quickly) to ensure that they are free of any threats.

Heuristic/Proactive Scanning
By using existing knowledge about viruses, CA Anti-Virus 2008 can detect and eliminate unknown types of viruses using sophisticated technology.

Virus Detection Messages
If any threats are detected, you’ll be provided with helpful links to related resources in the CA Virus Information Center that will provide you with the necessary information on how to handle the threat.

Threat Outbreak Warnings
Real time content feeds from the CA Security Advisor are delivered to provide you with detailed information on the most recent and widespread types of virus threats.

Potential threats and infected files may be transferred from their current location to a secured quarantine area so that you can safely review them.

System Requirements
»Windows 2000 (SP4+), Windows XP (SP1+), or Windows Vistaâ„¢
»256 MB RAM (512 MB for Windows Vista)
»300 MHz or higher processor (800 MHz for Windows Vista)
»Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 or higher (7.0 for Windows Vista)
»35 MB hard disk space
»CD-ROM drive
»Internet access
»Download Size: 22.1 MB
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